Electronic Books

Chinese Education From a Western Viewpoint by Yen Sun Ho I find this to be an interesting book. Through Yen Sun Ho's comparison of Chinese education to European and U.S. education, he provides a snapshot of education in 1912. Of particular interest to me was the comparison of the cultures and philosophies that surrounded these educational systems.
Geometrical Solutions Derived from Mechanics; A Treatise by Archimedes by J. L. Heilberg, Translated by Lydia G. Robinson This is an early letter by Archimedes outlining some of the discoveries of the relationships between various geometric shapes.